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Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   06-26-2014, 03:45 PM
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Posted By udtsealeod
Counter height??

Standard set of three theater chairs with a seated counter behind, both located on a 12" riser. At what height should the counter be to be seated and see over standard height theater chairs?
Forum: Speakers   05-28-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By udtsealeod
I do understand that a sound bar is only 1-step...

I do understand that a sound bar is only 1-step above TV speakers. My issue is what to use to drive the speakers. There is no space for an AVR in that room. If an AVR is used in another room, then...
Forum: Speakers   05-27-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By udtsealeod
That's what I thought, thank you for your...

That's what I thought, thank you for your feedback. How is the quality of the sound bar with a wireless sub? This is not the primary viewing area, only a HDTV for the wife to watch while working in...
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By udtsealeod
I'm building a HT basement great room, NUVO...

I'm building a HT basement great room, NUVO audio 6-zone, video DirecTV Genie with 5 MINI's. The HDTV's will be independent other than Genie system. Each HDTV will have their own external speakers,...
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By udtsealeod
Please explain in general the budget as it...

Please explain in general the budget as it relates to the wiring? All locations would be independent and the only connection would be the DirecTV Genie system. None would be driven by an AVR....
Forum: Speakers   05-26-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By udtsealeod
I'm in a new house construction with several...

I'm in a new house construction with several HDTV location using DirecTV Genie system. I would like to improve the sound quality with either in-wall speakers or a sound bar setup. I would like the...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-20-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Projected Wiring Format All wiring home run to...

Projected Wiring Format
All wiring home run to mechanical room with a/v cabinet
9.2 HT: 12/2 (3) L/C/R plus future 11.2 (2), RG59 subs (2), 14/2 side/rea speakers (6), HDMI (1) & Cat6 (1-backup,...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-20-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Thank you for the feedback on both question. As...

Thank you for the feedback on both question. As to the impedance-matching speaker selector, I'm just verifying the need for the unit with my system. I've learned from the speaker wire...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-19-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Since I'm using DirecTV Genie and it's mini's,...

Since I'm using DirecTV Genie and it's mini's, what do you know about the wireless mini's with the Video Bridge? Only need an HDMI cable to TV and power.
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-19-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
I read a question you answered about the same...

I read a question you answered about the same and you recommended a impedance control unit from Monoprice.

So with the p3100 or essential is there a problem? I have 2, 2-set speaker zones,
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-19-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
So, I final got it almost correct. Thank you for...

So, I final got it almost correct. Thank you for leading me through the fog. Also the term splice.

If two sets of speakers (Rec room & Gym) are used in one zone, how are they wired?
16/4 & cat6...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-19-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Quote:More like - I don't know what you mean by...

Quote:More like - I don't know what you mean by "crossover" at the keypad location...


I was referring to the crossover at the speaker location. Running "1" 16/4 wire to one speaker from the A/V...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-18-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Today is not my day, typo 12/2. I see you do not...

Today is not my day, typo 12/2. I see you do not like a crossover on the speaker, got it. Try this again, maybe I'll get it right!
16/2 from keypad to each speaker.
16/4 or 2-16/2 home run.

1....
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-18-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Mess that up, I'll try again! 16/4 from...

Mess that up, I'll try again!
16/4 from speaker home run with 12/2 crossover?
16/2 from each speaker to key pad or just the 16/4?
16/4 from keypad home run?
Is that correct?
Why 16/4 from pad?
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-18-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Regardless of the choice, your recommendation is...

Regardless of the choice, your recommendation is to wire.
1. cat6 from each speaker set home run
2. cat6 from speaker set to wall pad/control
3. cat6 from wall pad/control home run
Is this...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-18-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
If you choose the p3100, what other NUVO...

If you choose the p3100, what other NUVO equipment is needed?
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-18-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Quote:You'll need an analog audio line from...

Quote:You'll need an analog audio line from wherever the TV (or, more likely, your set-top box) is to the WHA unit. A cat5e wire with a MuxLab audio balun can help with that. If you're centralizing...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-18-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Quote:If you buy some super-cheap Android...

Quote:If you buy some super-cheap Android tablets (nothing special needed for the control app) with either a wall-mount or a charging dock for each room, you can gain the in-room control support...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-17-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
Jautor, thank you for the feedback. It's looking...

Jautor, thank you for the feedback. It's looking more and more that I'm going to wire myself.
CAT6 UTP Solid cable.
HDMI is run with a CAT6 for backup. Should I run another CAT6 for internet to...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-17-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
If the sub is terminated for wiring, where would...

If the sub is terminated for wiring, where would you recommend buying wire (Monoprice)?
Speaker wire is HT is no problem-12/2 L/C/R, 14/2 rear, audio 16/2 or 16/4, all < 100' runs.
There are...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-17-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 251
Posted By udtsealeod
I have come to the crossroads for my new home...

I have come to the crossroads for my new home construction and my A/V sub has given me little help. Living in Idaho with few choices of A/V support has made this segment of a new build a...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-13-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 913
Posted By udtsealeod
 Why to the screen/center channel, wouldn't...



Why to the screen/center channel, wouldn't it play through the projector?
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-13-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 555
Posted By udtsealeod
Is this all hard wired or WiFi? Can you play...

Is this all hard wired or WiFi? Can you play HDTV DirecTV through speakers as a source?
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   05-13-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 555
Posted By udtsealeod
I like the "old school" comment, I'm old!! Sonos...

I like the "old school" comment, I'm old!! Sonos allows to select different audio devices to play at the same time in different rooms (zones)?
Forum: Speakers   05-12-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 79
Posted By udtsealeod
How to wire looking to the future and a more...

How to wire looking to the future and a more funding?? I'm wiring 9.2 system with 2-14/2 to all side/rear speaker. The front I'm wiring 2-12/2 to all speakers & subs (L/C/R) & (sub) total 8-12/2....
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